accordion, trumpet, tenor trombone, mellophone, euphonium, organ
Via Instrumental Casting, Mike appears playing euphonium in an 1890's marching band in the movie Deadwood, based on the HBO original series.
Mike Bolger is a freelance multi instrumentalist based in LA. He has recorded on many projects from pop to jazz to world music, lending his talents as an accordionist, trumpet player, and organist to such artists as The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ry Cooder, and Jewel. Mike was born and raised in LA, studied at UCLA and Cal Arts, and continues his diverse career in the clubs and studios of Los Angeles.
Mike has done lots of additional tv and movie sidelining, including performing in the Carson Daly show house band, on an HBO feature "Hugo Pool," and on a McDonald's commercial.